December 02, 2010
Dräger today announced that the latest version of its Infinity M300
patient-worn (telemetry) monitoring system has achieved Wi-Fi
certification by the Wi-Fi Alliance®. Capabilities that successfully
passed interoperability testing include IEEE standards 802.11b and
802.11g. The monitoring system has been successfully implemented at
major hospitals worldwide, resulting in both clinical and cost benefits.
November 18, 2010
Draeger Medical, Inc., a subsidiary of Drägerwerk AG & Co. KGaA, a
leading international company in the fields of medical and safety
technology, has teamed up with the global humanitarian healthcare agency
International Aid (IA) to donate used medical equipment to hospitals
and clinics in developing countries.
October 28, 2010
Draeger Medical, Inc., an innovator in wireless patient monitoring
solutions, is sponsoring a series of educational webinar events designed
for Chief Information Officers, Chief Executive Officers, Chief
Operating Officers, Clinical Engineers, Biomedical Engineers and other
key stakeholders in healthcare who develop, execute and manage the
wireless strategy and deployment of wireless patient care solutions
within their institutions. All webinars will be hosted by American
Hospital Association’s Health Forum.
October 13, 2010
Draeger Medical, Inc., a leader in anesthesia delivery and anesthesia
information management solutions, announced the implementation of its
Innovian Anesthesia Information Management Solution (AIMS) at the Naval
Medical Center San Diego (NMCSD). The largest to date, it is among 65
Military Treatment Facilities (MTFs) to deploy the AIMS solution. A
ribbon cutting ceremony will take place at NMCSD on October 18, 2010 in
recognition of this technologically advanced approach to patient care.
(*Event is not open to the public/press).
September 15, 2010
Draeger Safety, Inc. announced today that the U.S. Department of Labor,
Mining and Safety Health Administration (MSHA) has approved the Dräger
X-am 5000 and the X-am 5000 HC multi-gas monitors for use in underground
and surface mines in the United States. These advanced monitors measure
up to five toxic gases including methane.
August 12, 2010
Draeger Safety Inc. today introduced a new single exposure, disposable,
Level A gas-tight chemical protective suit for hazardous materials
(hazmat) incidents. Called the Dräger CPS 5900, the fully-encapsulated
suit is specially designed to provide complete protection against
hazardous gases, liquids and particles.
July 21, 2010
Draeger Medical, Inc., a leader in innovative patient monitoring
solutions, is continuing its partnership with Health Forum and the
American Hospital Association for the third consecutive year as a
corporate underwriter for the 2010 Health Forum Leadership Summit taking
place in San Diego, CA, July 22 - 24, 2010.
July 15, 2010
Draeger Safety Inc. announced today that L. N. Curtis & sons will be
a new distributor of Dräger emergency responder equipment in thirteen
western states in the United States.
June 22, 2010
Draeger Medical Canada, Inc. today announced the award of a contract to
provide an advanced Anesthesia Information Management System (AIMS) for
the Capital District Health Authority and IWK Health Centre in Halifax,
May 06, 2010
Understanding how fire behaves is considered the most effective weapon
for fighting fires and saving lives. With a predominantly young
workforce, the Omaha Fire Department has launched an advanced live fire
training program that gives firefighters the knowledge and the benefit
of experience once gained only through years on the job.
May 04, 2010
Eligible fire departments and non-affiliated emergency medical service
organizations are starting to prepare applications for the 2010
Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) program. The program helps first
responders obtain critically needed equipment, protective gear,
emergency vehicles, training and other resources.
April 07, 2010
Dräger Medical Systems, Inc., announced today that it has received
510(k) clearance from the FDA to market the Evita Infinity V500 in the
US. The ventilator is Dräger’s latest and most advanced product in its
ventilator product line. The Evita Infinity V500 ventilator offers the
latest technology in mechanical ventilation for critically ill or
injured adult, pediatric, and neonatal patients. Its versatility and
range of operation is well suited for acute care facilities as well as
university medical centers.
Launched today, Babyfirst.com is a new single destination where neonatal
doctors and nurses can exchange information and experiences online –
across a range of neonatal care specialties. With content populated by
clinicians and renowned experts, the Web site also offers parents and
families of premature babies a trusted resource to gain a better
understanding of what they can expect in the Neonatal Intensive Care
Unit (NICU) – with insight into common terms, procedures, equipment,
post-hospital care, and more.
April 06, 2010
Dräger will sponsor a webinar for firefighters and first responders on
the dangers and long-terms effects of hydrogen cyanide (HCN) and carbon
monoxide (CO). Scheduled for June 8, 2010 at 8:00 pm Eastern Daylight
Time, the webinar will be presented by Captain Rick Rochford, a 26-year
veteran of the Jacksonville, Florida Fire Rescue Department.
March 31, 2010
To upgrade the department’s live fire training program for both rookie
and experienced firefighters, the department selected the Dräger Swede
Survival System to train all 684 firefighters on the force.
March 23, 2010
To enhance patient care management, Kaweah Delta Medical Center in
Visalia, Calif., selected the wireless Dräger Infinity M300 patient-worn
February 04, 2010
Babylog VN500, the new ventilation device for neonates and infants,
combines important types of ventilation, such as conventional
ventilation, High Frequency Oscillation, nasal CPAP and oxygen therapy
in one medical device.
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